Album Review: Cancer Bats – The Spark That Moves (Self Released)

Canadian hardcore mob, Cancer Bats have dropped a surprise album, their first for 3 years. The Spark That Moves sees the band going it alone, no record label. A brave move and one that pays off as Cancer Bats have delivered a truly memorable release.

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Album Review: The Dali Thundering Concept – Savages (Apathia Records)

French progressive metal quintet The Dali Thundering Concept will release their second album Savages on April 13th 2018, a dystopian concept album of dissonance, ferocity and discomfort.

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Album Review – Hellbender by Zeke (Relapse Records)

Returning with their first new full length album since 2014’s ‘Til The Living End, are Zeke with Hellbender. Released on the 30th of March via Relapse records, the Seattle based hardcore punk band show they still have all the energy and attitude that made them so popular back in the late 90’s, early 2000s.

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Album Review: Fall of Carthage – Emma Green (MDD Records)

The wildness that Fall of Carthage exude is one that mixes familiar sounding death metal with hardcore topped off with a sprinkling of nu-metal style breakdowns and beats. Emma Green is their new album due out on April 6th, 2018 via MDD Records.

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Album Review: Bloodline – Insolent (Self Released)

On March 23rd 2018 Texas native metal band Bloodline have released their debut, full-length album, Insolent. In their few short years of existence (2014) the band has become a power player on the scene, with a debut EP, III, and shows/tours with the likes of The Faceless, Bad Omens and Kublai Khan among others.

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Single Slam – Digging My Own Grave by Escape the Fate (I Am Human)

Escape the Fate will release their 6th studio album on the 30th of March. That album is called I Am Human and it will be released via Better Noise Records. Digging My Own Grave is the 5th single released so far from that new release.

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Album Review: Facing the Gallows – Dead Mindset (604476 Records DK)

The 20th February 2018 saw the release of Dead Mindset, the highly anticipated new album from Johannesburg’s metal titans Facing the Gallows. An album that blends elements of Metalcore, Punk, Thrash and Hardcore.

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